Junior Account Manager | Fresh Produce

Closing date
4 Sep 2019

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Graduate, Sales & Marketing
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
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We are working with an absolutely outstanding business who operate primarily in the fresh produce sector supplying produce from across the globe and into retailers. We are helping them source a brilliant new addition to their Account Management team who is hungry to learn and get into the fresh produce industry.

The Job:
This role will see you working closely with the Account Manager who will introduce you to the basics of commercial account management. You will be working across their retail accounts and building relationships with both suppliers and clients alike supporting the sales order processing and ensuring that all demands are met.

Your role will also include weekly pricing up dates on the system to ensure all information held is up to date along with forecasting and maintaining accurate forecasting models to ensure that the Commercial team have the best platform to work off.

The Candidate:
The successful candidate will have the following:
A degree or similar qualification, ideally in agriculture, agribusiness or food related studies would be preferable.
Experience in fresh produce or the agri-food sector is desirable but not essential.
Great communication, Microsoft Office and relationship building skills will absolutely help you in this role. Along with a great attitude and 'go get em' attitude.

If you are a graduate looking to get into the fresh produce and food sector, we would love to hear from you. Whether you are graduating this year or looking for your first move into the industry.

If you are interested and would like to find out more, please get in touch with Michael Kendall on 01780 480530 or michael@morepeople.co.uk for more information.

MorePeople is a specialist recruitment business providing permanent and interim solutions for the Produce & Horticulture, Food, Agriculture and Garden & Leisure sectors across the UK and internationally. Our focus is on retail and foodservice supply chains, from ‘own label’ suppliers to blue chip brands.

Founded in 2000 by two passionate foodies with vast experience of working in the industry, our team comprises extremely knowledgeable ex-industry professionals and professional recruiters who are passionate about the sectors. We take a functional approach to recruitment with dedicated teams for Commercial, Technical, Operational, HR and Finance roles. The majority of placements are for permanent, full-time professional roles ranging from Graduates and Junior Managers to Senior Directors.

Contact Us
  • Acanthus House
  • 10a Belton Street
  • Stamford
  • PE9 2EF
  • GB
  • 01780 480530
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